Hamdan bin Zayed: The United Arab Emirates is a beacon for humanitarian work

HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, representative of the ruler of the Al Dhafra region and president of the Emirates Red Crescent Authority, received at the headquarters of Expo 2020 Dubai, Peter Maurer, chairman of the International Committee of the Red Cross, and the accompanying delegation currently visiting the country.

His Highness welcomed the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross and exchanged talks with him on humanitarian issues of common interest.

During the meeting, the two sides discussed aspects of the joint cooperation between the UAE, represented by its humanitarian arm, the Emirates Red Crescent Authority and the International Committee of the Red Cross.

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan stressed that under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the State, God bless him, is eager to lend a helping hand and provide humanitarian aid to those in need worldwide.

His Highness said: The United Arab Emirates was founded on solid human values ​​set by the late father Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, may he rest in peace and the wise leadership follow his path until the UAE has become a shining beacon for humanitarian work .

Peter Maurer, Chairman of the International Committee of the Red Cross, praised the important role that the UAE plays in the arenas for humanitarian donations in the region and the world and its continued efforts in the development of humanitarian and charitable work, which was clearly demonstrated under ” The Covid-19 “pandemic by extending aid and assistance to people and communities. To overcome the consequences of this humanitarian crisis, which affected many countries in the world, in addition to its leading role in strengthening the work of regional and international humanitarian and relief organizations.

He said: The UAE is an important partner of the Red Cross.

The meeting was attended by Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, Prime Minister of International Cooperation and Director General of Expo 2020 Dubai, Dr. Hamdan Musallam Al Mazrouei, Chairman of the Emirates’ Red Crescent Authority, Ahmed Matar Al Dhaheri, Director of the Office of His Highness The Representative of the Ruler in the Al Dhafra Region, and Issa Hamad Bushhab, Adviser to His Highness The President of the Red Crescent Authority, and Dr. Muhammad Ateeq Al Falahi, Secretary-General of the Authority.



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